The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 234 229 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.050% 0.034% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.036% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Senior Linux Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5781 5618 5169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.84% 95.72% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4574 4611 4325
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the West Midlands region.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Senior Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Apache
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (72.73%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
4 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) CentOS
4 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) JBoss
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (54.55%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (36.36%) Travis CI
7 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (27.27%) HAProxy
7 3 (27.27%) iptables
7 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) JBoss
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (27.27%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (18.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
1 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) CentOS
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) HPUX
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) High Availability
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Ansible
3 3 (27.27%) HAProxy
3 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat